Peter Rachleff

Good Question: Do Strikes Pay Off?We know clearly who the biggest loser is in the Chicago teachers strike: the kids who should be in the classroom. With the NHL lockout: it’s the fans losing the game they love to watch.
Unions Face Declining Membership, Education VoidAs Americans celebrate Labor Day, labor unions are facing a steadily declining membership. In 2011, the number of Minnesota workers belonging to a union was 371,000, representing 15.1 percent of the state's wage and salary workers.